The Università degli Studi del Piemonte Orientale (UPO) was born in 1998.It represents a cultural and academic asset for its territory, boasting not only a high rate of post-university employment but also high levels of career satisfaction among its ex-students.
UPO is an academic setting which combines an Italian and international atmosphere. The wide range of programmes, enhanced by partnerships with Italian and foreign universities, offers prestigious opportunities and cutting edge study experiences.
UPO consists of 8 departments – Law and Political, Economic and Social Sciences; Science, Technology and Innovation; Pharmaceutical Science; Economics and Business Studies; Translational Medicine; Health Sciences; Sustainable Development and Ecological Transition; Humanities – and a School of Medicine.
We can define our university as an open campus. Exchange and sharing of ideas, collaboration, variety and diversity are welcomed every day into our classrooms, offices, laboratories, research centres, and in the development of partnerships with companies, business incubators, organisations and institutions.
UPO offers each student not only a solid education but also a concept of knowledge and humanity inspired by values of integration and integrity.